FireEye recently identified several malicious documents in the wild that exploit a previously unknown vulnerability (CVE-2015-6585) in the Hangul Word Processor (HWP). HWP, published by a South Korean company, is a Korean word processing application. It is widely used in South Korea, primarily by government and public institutions.Read more...
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Threat Research Blog
The FireEye Labs team posts blog entries under threat research to present and discuss cyber attacks and threat intelligence from a technical perspective. They cover the full spectrum of exploits and vulnerabilities, including advanced malware and targeted threats.
September 8, 2015 12:00 PM By Dan Caselden, Genwei Jiang, Kenneth Hsu, Yu Wang, Daniel Regalado | Threat Research, Exploits
September 8, 2015 10:56 AM By Nick Harbour | Exploits, Threat Research
The 2015 FLARE-ON challenge was a massive success, with a total of 1,408 active participants. We consider active participants as those who solved one or more challenges. Read on to learn about the challenge and the solutions!
July 30, 2015 7:04 AM By Sudeep Singh, Kenneth Hsu | Threat Research, Exploits